List of international cricket centuries by Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly is a former Indian cricketer and captain of the India national cricket team . From his international debut in 1992 to his retirement in 2008, he scored centuries(100 or more runs) on 16 used in Test Cricket and in 22 One Day International (ODI) matches. [1]

Ganguly scored a century on Test debut , against England in Lord’s in June 1996. He became the tenth Indian player to perform the feat, [2] and the third player to score a century on debut at the ground. [3] In the next match at Trent Bridge , he made 136 and became the third batsman to make a century in each of his first two innings. [4] He is eighth in the list of leading Test century makers for India. [5] His highest score of 239-his only double-century was made against Pakistan in 2007 at Mr. Chinnaswamy Stadium , Bangalore . He made centuries against all the Test-cricket playing nations except South Africa and the West Indies . His centuries have been scored in fourteen cricket grounds, including eight outside India. [11] Height up in the nineties on four occasions, including two scores of 99. [6]

In ODIs, Ganguly scored centuries against ten opponents-against all cricketing nations that have permanent one-day international status except the West Indies . His first ODI century came against Sri Lanka at the R. Premadasa Stadium , Colombo in August 1997. He made his highest score in the format when he scored 183 against the same team in the 1999 World Cup . As of January 2017, it is joint-eighth in the list of leading century makers in ODIs. [A] Four out of his 22 Centuries were scored at home grounds and were at home. He was dismissed six times between 90 and 100. [8]

Key

The Pavilion at Lord’s Cricket Ground , where Ganguly scored a century on debut
symbol Meaning
* Remained not out
Captained the team
Man of the match
Test The number of the test matches played in that series
Pos. Position in the batting order
Inn. The innings of the match
S / R Strike rate during the innings
H / A / N The venue was at home (India), away or neutral.
Lost The match was lost by India.
Won The match was won by India.
Draw The match was drawn .

Test centuries

Centuries in Test cricket [9]
No. Score Against Pos. Inn. Test arrival HA Dated result Ref
1 131  England 3 2 2/3 Lord’s Cricket Ground , London Away 20 June 1996 Draw [2]
2 136  England 3 1 3/3 Trent Bridge , Nottingham Away 4 July 1996 Draw [4]
3 147  Sri Lanka 6 2 2/2 Sinhalese Sports Club , Colombo Away 9 August 1997 Draw [10]
4 109  Sri Lanka 6 2 1/3 Punjab Cricket Association Stadium , Mohali Home 19 November 1997 Draw [11]
5 173  Sri Lanka 4 1 3/3 Wankhede Stadium , Mumbai Home 3 December 1997 Draw [12]
6 101 *  New Zealand 4 4 3/3 Seddon Park , Hamilton Away 2 January 1999 Draw [13]
7 125  New Zealand 5 1 3/3 Sardar Patel Stadium , Ahmedabad Home 29 October 1999 Draw [14]
8 136  Zimbabwe 3 2 2/2 Feroz Shah Kotla , New Delhi Home 28 February 2000 Won [15]
9 128  England 5 1 3/4 Headingley , Leeds Away 22 August 2002 Won [16]
10 100 *  New Zealand 6 1 1/2 Sardar Patel Stadium , Ahmedabad Home 8 October 2003 Draw [17]
11 144  australia 5 2 1/4 Brisbane Cricket Ground , Brisbane Away 4 December 2003 Draw [18]
12 101  Zimbabwe 5 2 1/2 Queens Sports Club , Bulawayo Away 13 September 2005 Won [19]
13 100  bangladesh 5 1 1/2 Bir Shrestha Shahid Ruhul Amin Stadium , Chittagong Away 18 May 2007 Draw [20]
14 102  Pakistan 5 1 2/3 Eden Gardens , Kolkata Home 30 November 2007 Draw [21]
15 239  Pakistan 4 1 3/3 Mr. Chinnaswamy Stadium , Bangalore Home 8 December 2007 Draw [22]
16 102  australia 6 1 2/4 Punjab Cricket Association Stadium , Mohali Home 17 October 2008 Won [23]

ODI centuries

Centuries in One Day Internationals [24]
No. Score Against Pos. Inn. S / R arrival H / A / N Dated result Ref
1 113  Sri Lanka 2 1 89.68 R. Premadasa Stadium , Colombo Away 20 August 1997 Lost [25]
2 124  Pakistan 1 2 89.85 Bangabandhu Stadium , Dhaka Neutral 18 January 1998 Won [26]
3 105  New Zealand 2 1 75.00 Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium , Sharjah Neutral 17 April 1998 Won [27]
4 109  Sri Lanka 1 1 80.14 R. Premadasa Stadium , Colombo Away 7 July 1998 Won [28]
5 107 *  Zimbabwe 2 2 82.94 Queens Sports Club , Bulawayo Away 27 September 1998 Won [29]
6 130 *  Sri Lanka 1 1 81.25 Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground , Nagpur Home 22 March 1999 Won [30]
7 183  Sri Lanka 2 1 115.82 County Ground , Taunton Neutral 26 May 1999 Won [31]
8 139  Zimbabwe 2 1 94.55 Gymkhana Club Ground , Nairobi Neutral 1 October 1999 Won [32]
9 153 *  New Zealand 1 1 102.00 Captain Roop Singh Stadium , Gwalior Home 11 November 1999 Won [33]
10 100  australia 2 2 78.74 Melbourne Cricket Ground , Melbourne Away 12 January 2000 Lost [34]
11 141  Pakistan 2 1 97.91 Adelaide Oval , Adelaide Neutral 25 January 2000 Won [35]
12 105 *  South Africa 1 2 75.53 Keenan Stadium , Jamshedpur Home 12 March 2000 Won [36]
13 135 *  bangladesh 1 2 108.87 Bangabandhu Stadium , Dhaka Away 30 May 2000 Won [37]
14 141 *  South Africa 1 1 99.29 Gymkhana Club Ground , Nairobi Neutral 13 October 2000 Won [38]
15 117  New Zealand 1 1 90.00 Gymkhana Club Ground , Nairobi Neutral 15 October 2000 Lost [39]
16 144  Zimbabwe 2 1 94.73 Sardar Patel Stadium , Ahmedabad Home 5 December 2000 Won [40]
17 127  South Africa 1 1 100.79 New Wanderers Stadium , Johannesburg Away 5 October 2001 Lost [41]
18 111  Kenya 1 1 89.51 Boland Park , Paarl Neutral 24 October 2001 Won [42]
19 117 *  England 2 2 107.33 R. Premadasa Stadium , Colombo Neutral 22 September 2002 Won [43]
20 112 *  namibia 3 1 94.11 City Oval , Pietermaritzburg Neutral 23 February 2003 Won [44]
21 107 *  Kenya 3 2 89.16 Newlands Cricket Ground , Cape Town Neutral 7 March 2003 Won [45]
22 111 *  Kenya 3 1 97.36 Sahara Stadium Kingsmead , Durban Neutral 20 March 2003 Won [46]

Notes

  1. Jump up^ He is tied withHerschelle Gibbs,Chris GayleandTillakaratne Dilshan, and is behindSachin Tendulkar(49),Ricky Ponting(30) andSanath Jayasuriya(28),Virat Kohli(27) andKumar Sangakkara(25),AB Of Villiers(24) andHashim Amla(23). [7]

References

  1. Jump up^ “Sourav Ganguly” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 January 2017.
  2. ^ Jump up to:a b “India vs. England, Lord’s Cricket Ground, London, June 20-24, 1996” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 July 2008 .
  3. Jump up^ “Statsguru – List of Test centuries on debut at Lord’s” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 May 2008 .
  4. ^ Jump up to:a b “India vs. England, Trent Bridge Cricket Ground, Nottingham, July 4-8, 1996” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 5 July 2008 .
  5. Jump up^ “Records – Test matches: Most hundreds in a career for India”. ESPNcricinfo. Archived from the original on 16 December 2007. Retrieved 20 February 2008 .
  6. Jump up^ “Statsguru – Sourav Ganguly – Test match nineties” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 20 February 2008 .
  7. Jump up^ “One Day International: Most Hundred in a Warder” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 20 February 2008 .
  8. Jump up^ “Statsguru – Sourav Ganguly – ODI nineties” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 20 February 2008 .
  9. Jump up^ “Statistics / Statsguru / SC Ganguly / Test matches” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved January 17, 2017 .
  10. Jump up^ “India vs. Sri Lanka, Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo, August 9 – 13 August 1997” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  11. Jump up^ “India vs. Sri Lanka, Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali November 19-23, 1997” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February2008 .
  12. Jump up^ “India vs. Sri Lanka, Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, December 3-7, 1997” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  13. Jump up^ “New Zealand v India, WestpacTrust Park, Hamilton, January 2-6, 1999” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  14. Jump up^ “India vs. New Zealand, Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, October 29 – November 2, 1999” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February2008 .
  15. Jump up^ “India vs. Zimbabwe, Feroz Shah Kotla, New Delhi, February 28-4 March 2000” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  16. Jump up^ “India vs. England, Headingley, Leeds, August 22-26, 2002” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  17. Jump up^ “India vs. New Zealand, Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, October 8-12, 2003” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  18. Jump up^ “Australia v India, Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, December 4-8, 2003” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  19. Jump up^ “Zimbabwe v India, Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo, September 13-16, 2005” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  20. Jump up^ “India vs. Bangladesh, Bir Shrestha Shahid Ruhul Amin Stadium, Chittagong, May 18-22, 2007” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  21. Jump up^ “India vs. Pakistan, Eden Gardens, Kolkata, November 30 – 4 December 2007” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  22. Jump up^ “India vs. Pakistan, Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore, December 8-12, 2007” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February2008 .
  23. Jump up^ “India vs. Australia, Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, October 17-21, 2008” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February2008 .
  24. Jump up^ “Statistics / Statsguru / SC Ganguly / One-Day Internationals”. ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved January 17, 2017 .
  25. Jump up^ “Sri Lanka vs. India, R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, 20 August 1997” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  26. Jump up^ “India vs. Pakistan, National Stadium, Dhaka, 18 January 1998” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  27. Jump up^ “India vs. New Zealand, Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah, 17 April 1998” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February2008 .
  28. Jump up^ “Sri Lanka vs. India, R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, 7 July 1998” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  29. Jump up^ “India vs. Zimbabwe, Queens Sports Club, Bulawayo, 27 September 1998” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  30. Jump up^ “India vs. Sri Lanka, Vidarbha Cricket Association Ground, Nagpur, 22 March 1999” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February2008 .
  31. Jump up^ “India vs. Sri Lanka, County Ground, Taunton, 26 May 1999” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  32. Jump up^ “India v Zimbabwe, Gymkhana Club Ground, Nairobi, 1 October 1999” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  33. Jump up^ “India v New Zealand, Captain Roop Singh Stadium, Gwalior, 11 November 1999” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  34. Jump up^ “Australia v India, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, 12 January 2000” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  35. Jump up^ “India vs. Pakistan, Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, January 25, 2000” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  36. Jump up^ “India vs. South Africa, Keenan Stadium, Jamshedpur, 12 March 2000” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  37. Jump up^ “Bangladesh vs. India, National Stadium, Dhaka, 31 May 2000” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  38. Jump up^ “India v South Africa, Gymkhana Club Ground, Nairobi, 13 October 2000” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  39. Jump up^ “India v New Zealand, Gymkhana Club Ground, Nairobi, 15 October 2000” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  40. Jump up^ “India v Zimbabwe, Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad, 5 December 2000” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008.
  41. Jump up^ “India vs. South Africa, New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg, 5 October 2001” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  42. Jump up^ “India vs. Kenya, Boland Park, Paarl, 24 October 2001” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  43. Jump up^ “England v India, R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo, 22 September 2002” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  44. Jump up^ “India vs. Namibia, City Oval, Pietermaritzburg, 23 February 2003” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  45. Jump up^ “India vs. Kenya, Newlands, Cape Town, 7 March 2003” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .
  46. Jump up^ “India vs. Kenya, Kingsmead, Durban, 20 March 2003” . ESPNcricinfo . Retrieved 19 February 2008 .

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